Douglas A. Roth, MD, FACS, Plastic Surgeon
Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
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Dr. Douglas Roth is an expert in cosmetic surgery of the face and body. Dr. Roth is recognized for high quality cosmetic and reconstructive surgery results combined with his compassion in caring for his patients. Double Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery, Dr. Roth is uniquely qualified and regularly requested by his physician colleagues to treat a wide range of plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery cases.
Dr. Roth's areas of expertise include:
- non-invasive BOTOX® and Juvederm® injections
- cosmetic surgery:
- Mohs Surgery Repair – Dr. Roth specializes in treating skin cancer on the face and body including the repair of Mohs surgery on the face.
- Breast Cancer Reconstruction –Dr. Roth offers the most advanced options including implant and autologous DIEP Flap and TRAM Flap microvascular surgery.
Dr. Roth is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of numerous national medical societies including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and The New York Academy of Medicine. In addition to Northern Westchester Hospital, Dr. Roth has surgical privileges at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. Dr. Roth is the Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Northern Westchester Hospital in Mount Kisco, New York, and the Director of Plastic Surgery at CareMount Medical Group. Dr. Roth has been in practice at Northern Westchester Hospital and the CareMount Medical Group for over eighteen years.
Dr. Roth studied chemistry at M.I.T. in Cambridge, Massachusetts and graduated in 1986. He then entered New York University School of Medicine and graduated in 1990. Dr. Roth's surgical training consisted of a five year general surgery residency at NYU Medical Center. During his general surgery training he took one year off to do research in the craniofacial research laboratory at IRPS at NYU Medical Center under the direction of Dr. McCarthy. That was followed by a two-year plastic surgery residency at the internationally renowned Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at New York University Medical Center, under the direction of Dr. Joseph G. McCarthy. Dr. Roth completed the one year microsurgery fellowship at NYU Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital in June, 1999. Dr. Roth received broad training in all types of reconstructive plastic surgery for trauma, burns, birth defects, post cancer defects and cosmetic surgery. He had a total of nine years of post-medical school surgical and plastic surgical residency training before starting his practice in Northern Westchester.
Dr. Roth has a solid background in scientific research from his work at M.I.T. He was a Westinghouse National Science Talent Search Winner in 1982. During his general surgery residency, Dr. Roth did a one-year Research Fellowship in craniofacial surgery at the Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery. He initiated project to explore growth factors in abnormal cranial suture development, which are still being developed and actively advanced decades later. Dr. Roth presented his research work at multiple national conferences and has published many scientific papers and book chapters in the field of plastic surgery on topics including facial reconstruction and abdominal wall reconstruction.
In addition, Dr. Roth trained at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital in New York City where he worked with many of the most well-known aesthetic plastic surgeons including Dr. Aston and Dr. Daniel Baker. Dr. Roth was then selected for the Fellowship in Microvascular Surgery at New York University Medical Center/ Bellevue Hospital where his experience ranged from finger, hand and limb replantation to complex microvascular tissue transfers in major trauma cases and post-cancer surgery, including DIEP flap reconstruction for breast cancer.